White Cloud Temple
This largely rebuilt Qing-dynasty Taoist temple is an oasis of reverential calm at the heart of the city.
White Pagoda Temple
This temple, originally built during the Yuan dynasty (1206–1368), stands near the zenith of White Pagoda Park , which winds up the near...
Gānsù Provincial Museum
This sparkling museum has an intriguing collection of Silk Road artefacts, including inscribed Han- dynasty wooden tablets used to relay...
Hézhèng Lù Night Market
This bustling somewhat ramshackle market, extending from Tianshui Lu to Pingliang Lu, is terrific for savouring the flavours of the...
Water Wheels information
These massive wooden structures are copies of irrigation devices that once lined the Yellow River. A few kilometres east, look for a larger collection of about a dozen wheels (兰州水车博览园; Lánzhōu Shuǐchē Bólǎn Yuán; admission ¥10; 8am-10pm).